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Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard

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Watch now the 2015 Voices from the Vanguard Lectures. A number of past lectures are also available for viewing.

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CTEGD Faculty

CTEGD is a research unit at UGA that brings together interdisciplinary researchers from the Departments of Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Infectious Diseases, Ecology, and Food Safety.

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Graduate Student Training

CTEGD is one of UGA’s most prominent biomedical research and training programs. Students in CTEGD have the choice of 21 laboratories that work at the very forefront of global health.

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Employment Opportunities

Find current employment openings for a variety of research positions.

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Give to the CTEGD Fund

Financial contributions from alumni and friends are vital to accomplishing CTEGD’s mission to pursue cutting edge research in emerging global diseases and train students in this field.

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Upcoming Events

8:30 am RiP: Kissinger Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
RiP: Kissinger Lab @ room 175 Coverdell Center
Nov 30 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Moderators: Christian Moore and Nathan...
11:00 am Cell Bio Seminar: Erika Matunis
Cell Bio Seminar: Erika Matunis
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tales from the Spermatogonial Stem Cell Niche Erika Matunis Department of Cellular Biology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore,...
Faculty Position Search
Nov 2, 2015

The Department of Cellular Biology at The University of Georgia is searching for an Assistant/Associate Professor Biology of Parasitism. The successful candidate will also join the faculty of the Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases.

Who We Are

The Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases (CTEGD) of the University of Georgia is a university-wide, interdisciplinary center established in 1998 to foster research, education and service related to tropical and emerging global infectious diseases.

Based on a strong foundation of parasitology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, CTEGD’s 20 faculty are from seven departments in three colleges.

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